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Juvenile Historical Collection

The Juvenile Historical Collection is housed in the Information and Library Science Library at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. The collection of historic children's books consists of materials mainly published between 1839 and 1920. The materials are available for library use only. The purpose of this special collection is to support further research in the history of children's literature as well as the curriculum for children's librarians at the School of Information and Library Science at the University of North Carolina.

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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
American Libraries

TOPIC
Children's literature 98
Children 35
Conduct of life 35
Christian life 27
Animals 22
Recitations 15
Families 13
Fairy tales 11
Girls 11
Dogs 9
African Americans 7
Bible 7
Moral education 7
Bible stories, English 6
Folklore 6
Gift books 6
Indians of North America 6
Sunday school literature 6
Women 6
Jesus Christ 5
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 5
Nursery rhymes 5
Boys 4
Brothers and sisters 4
Cats 4
Children and death 4
Friendship 4
Frontier and pioneer life 4
Horses 4
Mothers and daughters 4
Natural history 4
Remus, Uncle (Fictitious character) 4
Science 4
Young women 4
genealogy 4
Aunts 3
Children's literature, American 3
Children's poetry, English 3
Children's stories 3
Cousins 3
Fathers and daughters 3
Flowers 3
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 3
Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870 3
Orphans 3
Pirates 3
Schools 3
Washington, George, 1732-1799 3
World history 3
Amusements 2
Animal welfare 2
Bible stories 2
Biography 2
Birds 2
Botany 2
Castaways 2
Catechisms, English 2
Children's periodicals, American 2
Children's poetry, American 2
Children's stories, English 2
Children's stories, German 2
Chimney sweeps 2
Christian education of children 2
Country life 2
Courtship 2
Cowboys 2
Death 2
English poetry 2
Fables 2
Farm life 2
Folk songs, English 2
Humility 2
Illustrated books 2
Illustrators 2
Juvenile literature 2
Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de, 1757-1834 2
Mammals 2
Martyrs 2
Mythology, Classical 2
Mythology, Greek 2
Mythology, Norse 2
Obedience 2
Parent and child 2
Peter I, Emperor of Russia, 1672-1725 2
Plants 2
Play 2
Poetry 2
Pride and vanity 2
Princesses 2
Robin Hood (Legendary character) 2
Romulus, King of Rome 2
Shipwreck survival 2
Shipwrecks 2
Soldiers 2
Statesmen 2
Tales 2
Thanksgiving Day 2
Treasure troves 2
Twins 2
Vacations 2
Voyages and travels 2
Women as authors 2
Zoology 2
Adoption 1
Adventure and adventurers 1
Adventure stories, English 1
Aeronautics 1
Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888 1
Alexander, the Great, 356-323 B.C 1
Alfred, King of England, 849-899 1
Algebra 1
American literature 1
American poetry 1
Andrews, Jane, 1833-1887 1
Anglo-Burmese War, 1st, 1824-1826 1
Animal behavior 1
Apache Indians 1
Apostles 1
Apparitions 1
Appomattox Campaign, 1865 1
Argonauts (Greek mythology) 1
Arithmetic 1
Art 1
Arthur, King 1
B. T. B. (Basil Temple Blackwood), 1870-1917 1
Battles 1
Beatitudes 1
Beecher Island, Battle of, Colo., 1868 1
Belzoni, Giovanni Battista, 1778-1823 1
Benevolence 1
Bianco, Pamela, 1906- 1
Birthdays 1
Boarding schools 1
Buccaneers 1
Buddhism 1
Building materials 1
Bullets 1
Bunyan, John, 1628-1688 1
Burglars 1
Caesar, Julius 1
Caldecott, Randolph, 1846-1886 1
Camping 1
Canoes and canoeing 1
Caricatures and cartoons 1
Carpentry 1
Cedar Creek, Battle of, Va., 1864 1
Charlemagne, Emperor, 742-814 1
Charles I, King of England, 1600-1649 1
Charles II, King of England, 1630-1685 1
Chemical technology 1
Children and animals 1
Children in literature 1
Children of missionaries 1
Children's plays, English 1
Children's poetry 1
Children's poetry, German 1
Children's stories, American 1
Christian converts from Islam 1
Christian education 1
Christian ethics 1
Christian literature for children 1
Christian poetry, English 1
Church, Alfred John, 1829-1912 1
Circus performers 1
City and town life 1
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 1
Clergy 1
Columbus, Christopher 1
Confederate States of America. Army 1
Confederate States of America. Army of Northern Virginia 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Artillery. Richmond Howitzers. Company 1 1
Conflict of generations 1
Conscience 1
Cortés, Hernán, 1485-1547 1
Creation 1
Crusades 1
Cuchulain (Legendary character) 1
Cyrus, King of Persia, d. 529 B.C 1
Darius I, King of Persia, 548-485 B.C 1
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889 1
Devil 1
Dolls 1
Dundonald, Thomas Cochrane, Earl of, 1775-1860 1
Elizabeth I, Queen of England, 1533-1603 1
Elizabeth, Queen, consort of Henry VII, King of England, 1465-1503 1
Elocution 1
Episcopal Church 1
Eskimos 1
Fairies 1
Faith 1
Fall of man 1
Farmers 1
Farms 1
Fatherless families 1
Fathers 1
Fathers and sons 1
Fear in children 1
Food 1
Forests and forestry 1
Games 1
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Title
Date Published
Creator
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Hoffmann, E. T. A. (Ernst Theodor Amadeus), 1776-1822; Saint Simon, Mrs., tr
3,092
1
0
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Aesop; Townsend, George Fyler, 1814-1900. trl; Weir, Harrison, 1824-1906. ill; George Routledge and Sons. pbl; J. Ogden and Co. prt
2,869
0
0
Date of publication based on binding indicating publication in the 1870's
Topics: Animals, Children, Conduct of life
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
2,172
2
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898; Tenniel, John, Sir, 1820-1914
1,821
3
0
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Bannerman, Helen, 1862-1946
1,792
5
0
At head of title: The only authorized American edition
Topics: Sambo (Fictitious character), Children
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Gordon, Elizabeth, 1866-1922
1,751
14
1
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Flowers, Gardens
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Alger, Horatio, 1832-1899
1,738
0
0
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Blake, William, 1757-1827; Ellis, Edwin John
1,606
2
0
Illustrated t.-p
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
1,151
0
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Topic: Letter writing
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Abbott, Jacob, 1803-1879
1,081
2
0
1. Pastoral life in Asia -- 2. The Monguls -- 3. Yezonkai Khan -- 4. The First battle -- 5. Vang Khan -- 6. Temujin in Exile -- 7. Rupture with Vang Khan -- 8. Progress of the quarrel -- 9. The Death of Vang Khan -- 10. The Death of Yemuka -- 11. Establishment of the Empire -- 12. Dominions of Genghis Khan -- 13. The Adventures of Prince Kushluk -- 14. Idikut -- 15. The Story of Hujaku -- 16. Conquests in China -- 17. The Sultan Mohammed -- 18. The War with the Sultan -- 19. The Fall of Bokhara...
Topics: Genghis Khan, 1162-1227, Mongols
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Larned, W. T. (William Trowbridge); Rae, John, 1882-1963
1,048
2
1
Illustrated t.p. and lining papers in color
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Indians of North America
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
1,035
0
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Baum, L. Frank (Lyman Frank), 1856-1919
1,026
1
0
Title-page illustrated in colors
Topic: Santa Claus
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
1,013
0
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Topic: Animals
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Cox, Palmer, 1840-1924
983
1
0
Topic: Children's poetry
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Bradley-Birt, F. B. (Francis Bradley), b. 1874; Tagore, Abanindranath, 1871-1951
958
0
0
Topic: Fairy tales
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Trowbridge, J. T. (John Townsend), 1827-1916; Hamilton, Gail, 1833-1896; Larcom, Lucy, 1824-1893
958
0
0
"An illustrated magazine for boys and girls."
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
955
0
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888; Alcott, May, 1840-1879; Billings, Hammatt, 1818-1874; Andrew, John, 1815-1875
948
1
0
Part 1: 341, [7] p., [4] leaves of plates; part 2: 359, [9] p., [4] leaves of plates
Topics: Families, Young women
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Crane, Walter, 1845-1915; Evans, Edmund, 1826-1905
892
4
1
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Children's literature, American, Sunday school literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Andersen, H. C. (Hans Christian), 1805-1875; Dulcken, H. W. (Henry William), 1832-1894
872
1
0
Cover title: Andersen's fairy tales, : "What the moon saw [Billedbog uden billeder]": p. 382-416
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
860
0
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
847
0
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888; Alcott, May, 1840-1879; Billings, Hammatt, 1818-1874; Andrew, John, 1815-1875
838
0
0
Part 1: 341, [7] p., [4] leaves of plates; part 2: 359, [9] p., [4] leaves of plates
Topics: Families, Young women
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Perrault, Charles, 1628-1703; Austen, John, ill
831
3
1
Little Red Riding-Hood.--The fairy.--Blue Beard.--The sleeping beauty.--Puss in boots.--Cinderella.--Riquet with the tuft.--Tom Thumb
( 1 reviews )
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
805
0
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
789
0
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
789
0
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
765
0
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
758
1
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
750
0
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
745
0
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Topic: World history
Juvenile Historical Collection
by White, Gleeson, 1851-1898
716
5
0
The Studio winter number, 1897-1898
Topics: Children's literature, Illustrators, Illustrated books
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
714
0
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Werner, Edgar S., d. 1919, comp
713
3
0
Topic: Cats
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
706
0
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
701
1
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Grahame, Kenneth, 1859-1932; Barnhart, Nancy, ill
694
2
0
Illustrated t.p. and lining-papers
Topic: Animals
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
690
0
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
685
1
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
683
0
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
679
0
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Potter, Beatrix, 1866-1943
677
5
1
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Animals, Children's stories, English
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Wright, Blanche Fisher, ill
676
0
0
Illustrated t.-p. and lining-papers
Topic: Nursery rhymes
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
666
0
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Greenaway, Kate, 1846-1901; Evans, Edmund, 1826-1905; Kelling, Lucile, 1894-1990, former owner
663
2
0
Illustrated t.-p. and endpapers in color
Topic: Illustrators
Annotated classified list, giving publisher and price, with author index
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
659
0
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
658
1
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Newell, Peter, 1862-1924
645
1
1
While fooling with a gun, Tom Potts shoots a bullet that seems to be unstoppable. A hole on each page traces the bullet's path
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Toy and movable books, Bullets
T.p. within double rules
Topic: Robin Hood (Legendary character) in literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
640
0
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Yonge, Charlotte M. (Charlotte Mary), 1823-1901
633
0
0
Title vignette
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
631
0
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
626
1
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
626
0
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
620
0
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Richards, William C. (William Carey), 1818-1892, ed
614
1
0
Subtitle varies slightly
Topics: Children's literature, Children's periodicals, American
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Bacon, Gertrude, 1874-1949
613
2
0
Printed in Great Britain
Topic: Aeronautics
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
610
0
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Wiggin, Kate Douglas Smith, 1856-1923; Smith, Nora Archibald, 1859-1934; MacKinstry, E. (Elizabeth)
606
1
0
A collection of Scandanavian, English, French, Spanish, Gaelic, German, Russian, and East Indian fairy tales
Topics: Fairy tales, Fairy tales
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Trowbridge, J. T. (John Townsend), 1827-1916; Hamilton, Gail, 1833-1896; Larcom, Lucy, 1824-1893
606
0
0
"An illustrated magazine for boys and girls."
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
605
0
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
600
1
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
597
0
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
597
0
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888; Cheney, Ednah Dow Littlehale, 1824-1904
592
0
0
Topic: Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
590
0
0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888
587
0
0